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Iridium 37 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 24968U 97056D   15091.46944624  .00000065  00000-0  16275-4 0  9997
2 24968 086.3929 296.4807 0002018 091.9888 268.1539 14.34218389916764
Epoch (UTC): 01 April 2015 11:16:00
Eccentricity: 0.0002018
inclination: 86.3929°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 296.4807°
argument of perigee: 91.9888°
revolutions per day: 14.34218389
mean anomaly at epoch: 268.1539°
orbit number at epoch: 91676

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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